How to watch Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder BBL live and match preview

Posted: 15 January 2022 3:09 pm

The Thunder and the Sixers are both title contenders and they clash this week in a huge finals shaping contest.

SUMMARY: The Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder clash is on Fox Cricket. Unless you're already a Foxtel customer, your best option is to watch live on Kayo Sports. You can watch for free using this 14-day trial.

The Sixers bounced back to form with a strong win over the struggling Melbourne Renegades on Tuesday night, having lost back to back clashes with Perth prior to that. The boys in pink haven't conceded a score higher than 152 since 15 December.

The Thunder have been the competition's form side over the last month, with a perfect blend of bat and ball helping them dominate. The green side of Sydney is looking the best it has since its maiden title which came 7 seasons ago.

When is Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder?

The clash is at 6:40pm AEDT on Saturday 15 January at the the SCG in Sydney.

How to watch Sixers vs Thunder?

The rights to stream the Big Bash League rest with Fox Cricket and Channel 7. Foxtel iQ, Foxtel Now and Kayo Sports have the rights to every game live, including finals. Channel 7 has limited coverage.

This match is only available via subscription. We have a full guide to the BBL here. You can also check out a break down of the BBL fixtures.

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Stream Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder on Kayo Sports

New customers can use this 14-day free trial to catch this match and so much more without cost. Kayo boasts more than 50 sports for you to choose from.

Kayo is compatible with iOS, Android, Apple TV, PS4, PS5, Telstra TV, Samsung TV (2017 or later), LG TV and Android TV in browsers as well as Chromecast.

Subscriptions to Kayo start from $25 a month which lets you watch on 2 devices at once. If you're after a third simultaneous stream then you can upgrade to the Premium subscription, which is $35 monthly.

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Who will win Sixers vs Thunder?

A mark of how well these two sides are going can be summed up by looking at their scores conceded. Of the top 25 scores conceded in the Big Bash this season, none of them have come against the Thunder and only 1 of the top 15 has come against the Sixers.

The Thunder also have 3 of the top 9 scores with the bat and the Sixers own the highest score of the season when they amassed 4-213 against the Stars in December.

The Sixers have been a little less effective with the bat in the new year, with consecutive losses to Perth taking the edge off their form a fraction. They did demolish the Renegades this week but this match poses a stiffer challenge.

The Thunder have the hot hand and we'll be tipping them here.

Keen to know about more sports streaming? Check out our full guide here. If you're not sure who to stream with, we've got a Foxtel vs Kayo comparison so you can decide which one suits you best.

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